Khed is a Municipal Council city in district of Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. The Khed city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Khed Municipal Council has population of 16,892 of which 8,151 are males while 8,741 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1752 which is 10.37 % of total population of Khed (M Cl). In Khed Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1072 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Khed is around 917 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Khed city is 94.33 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Khed, Male literacy is around 96.68 % while female literacy rate is 92.17 %.
Khed Municipal Council has total administration over 3,923 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Khed Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.41 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.76 % of total population in Khed (M Cl).
Khed Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,720 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,949 were males while 771 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4720 working population, 91.72 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.28 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Khed 2021 Population
The next census for Khed Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.